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Sunday, December 05, 2021



'Alpine girl' from Bengaluru treks to 50 high-altitude lakes in Kashmir

November 07, 2021 8:47 pm

An HR manager in an information technology company, the work from home facility, due to the COVID-19 pandemic, came in handy for her to reach her goal during the trekking season, which started in mid-June

Karnataka: Proposal to build concrete road to 'trekkers paradise' Kodachadri raises environmental concerns

September 29, 2021 7:19 am

One of the major concerns of environmentalists is that the project falls in the eco-sensitive zone of the Mookambika Wildlife Sanctuary. The KRDCL has sought the diversion of 5.50 hectares of fresh forest area land and 0.0676 hectares of non-forest land for the project.

21-yr-old trekker drowns in pond near Rajmachi fort

February 15, 2021 9:02 pm

The deceased was identified as Kaushik Iyer, a resident of Dombivli. According to police, Iyer was part of a group of 100 who went to the fort for trekking on Saturday.

Tracks of time: Trekkers explore new paths during the COVID-19 crisis

September 01, 2020 10:50 am

Trendspotting: Just like the other guidelines trekking too has had to adapt to the new COVID norms. What could be a challenge is to adjust to a mindset of interacting with the locals, the evening camaraderie, sharing stories and then the hugs

Don't like to exercise? Here's what else you can do to stay fit

November 19, 2019 2:56 pm

A gym membership does not have to be an absolute solution.

This monsoon, trek up challenging paths

June 30, 2019 11:44 am

The Lohagad trek is ideal for beginners, with stairs at the end of the trail leading upto the fort.

Himachal Pradesh: 21 Thane trekkers rescued, 1 dead.

June 16, 2018 3:06 am

“16 trekkers were brought to the ITBO base camp at Rani Kanda and nine of them were sent to Shimla. Six trekkers, apart from the body of the deceased, are being brought down to base camp,” she said.

Himachal: Aerial, ground operation begin to trace Delhi trekker missing in Manali

April 15, 2018 1:19 am

Akhil, who had earlier also visited Manali for trekking, had come with his friends but went missing from on Sara-Baggi area above Jagatsukh village.

Four trekkers stranded in Panpatia glacier in Uttarakhand

September 27, 2017 8:31 pm

Rudraprayag Superintendent of Police (SP) Prahlad Meena said, "The trekkers have been stranded at the glacier for two days now. A team was despatched for the rescue operations today [Wednesday] morning, but we haven't been able to contact the team yet."

Still unconscious, injured Pune trekker brought to city hospital from Chandigarh

September 08, 2017 8:56 am

On August 14 at 9.30 in the night, Patil left the base camp of Mount Stok Kangri in Leh with his friend Prashant Nagpure, to reach the peak and hoist the national flag to mark the 70th Independence Day.